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    Re: Dizhana camp site

    Dijara has good toilets and running water (not heated) while Tshaa has toilets and hot water IF the elephants haven't knocked over the donkeys.........
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    Re: Dizhana camp site

    The campsite near Dijara that is WELL worth a visit , even for sun downers is Tshaa. Just note that the road to sites 3 and 4 there is very sandy......
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    Re: Dizhana camp site

    We were at Dijara in June and had a great time. Good campsites and reasonable game. Water and ablutions were fine. There is another nice camp there about 3-4 km from Dijara that is even nicer if you...
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    Re: Off-road armour for Touaregs

    I had one made for my V10 by Lynx (their first prototype I think) many years ago and it works very well. How often you actually need it depends on where you travel...
    I think Stephan has taken...
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    Re: Park Rates in Botswana

    Hi Dup,

    Can you please resend the attachment? I presume it has the park rates on it or did you remove them?
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    Park Rates in Botswana

    Can anyone here please tell us the current nightly park camping fees in Botswana? If not then who best to contact in this regard.
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    Re: Touareg 7P Tyre cut badly

    The diameter of your 255/55/18 Scorpions is 737.7mm compared to 739.2mm for the 235/60/18 interim fix. This difference really is negligible (0.2%) so I don't see it as a problem to finish your...
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    New Aftermarket Spares

    I came across a UK company X8R yesterday. They look at parts that regularly give problems on vehicles and make their own new and improved replacements. Something of interest for us is their new ring...
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    Wheels for 2.5 D4-D HiLux SRX

    We recently bought a 2015 Hilux SC 2.5 D4-D 4x4 SRX for a resort in Mozambique. Problem is that it has very narrow "marie biscuit" type wheels and tyres that make it absolutely useless in the sandy...
  10. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    I put my V10 on a weighbridge a couple of years ago and it was 2750kg with half a tank of fuel.
  11. Thread: Accommodation.

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    Re: Accommodation.

    We have stayed over at Munati Lodge,just outside of Musina on our way to Nottingham Estate near Beit Bridge. Great overnight stop. Very clean, well priced, and good food
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    Re: Funny how life changes

    Hi Stephan ,

    You did some great work on our V10. Only problem is the huge distance out to you from Fourways. I have a steel bashplate on the V10 if you need a sample but think you have access to...
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    Re: V10 Owners Manual

    Hi TwinDisco,

    Yes. I am certainly interested in your V10 owners manuals. Please contact me on 0832259600 or [email protected] to arrange payment and delivery. We stay in Fourways,...
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    Re: General Grabber AT3's

    In the A/T tyre test shoot out I see the Goodyear Adventure came out on top and was also second in the sidewall penetration test behind the BFG. The Goodyear certainly wasn't even on my radar.
    Does...
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    V10 Owners Manual

    Checked at the house in Mozambique and our V10 owners manual had not been left there so now need to find a replacement. Which of the scrapyards have Tregs in them now, or recently as this is probably...
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    General Grabber AT3's

    We currently have Hankook Dynapro AT's in 17" and 18" on our V6 and V10 Touaregs respectively. In the last two weeks we got tread punctures in the tread of the 18" (265/60) in Botswana and then again...
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    Re: Spare Wheel Lifter

    We used a spade on the way to Nottingham Estate to lift the tyre but I have now found the threaded rod as supplied by VW so the problem goes away.
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    Re: Spare Wheel Lifter

    Thanks Colinken,

    I was going to drill a hole and insert a threaded rod in my spare wheel adaptor on the back of the Touareg (special spacer due to larger tyre) for the same purpose, and the same...
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    Re: Spare Wheel Lifter

    Our V10 Touareg has a rear spare wheel carrier so I am not trying to get my spare on and off the roof, just onto the wheel hub after a puncture. I think what was seen on this forum somewhere was two...
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    Beit Bridge Issues

    I am sure that LOTS of people are put off going to Zimbabwe due to issues and long delays at Beit Bridge but there is now a an easy solution to this problem.
    We crossed over last Friday, 19 July...
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    Spare Wheel Lifter

    A mate told me that some time back there was a post on this forum about a simple mechanism to lift or support a heavy spare wheel while you lined up the bolts to fit it onto the hub. Recently we had...
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    Re: Dijara Campsite - Mababe

    It looks like there are again good ablutions and water. Is the water drinkable?

    Is there any power at the campsites or do we have to be self sufficient on solar?
  23. Thread: 2019 Amarok V6

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    Re: 2019 Amarok V6

    When are VW bringing out the 190kw version in SA?
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    Re: That one indispensable camping nic nac

    Swambo has a She Wee and ,if she had more bladder capacity, could write her initials in the sand... I think the Wee John is something similar. Need to practice in the shower when they first get the...
  25. Thread: Touareg Manual

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    Touareg Manual

    I have mislaid the owners manual for our 2005 V10 Treg, possibly left behind in Mozambique in January. Does anyone have one available in case it really has disappeared permanently or do you know of...
  26. Re: VW Touareg V10, 18 Inch Off-road tyre suggestions

    For the V10 and Swambo's V6 I got good deals on used Cayenne rims in 18" and 17" respectively from Porsche as the guys upgraded to larger diameters.
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    Re: Touareg Nudge bar/spotlight projek

    I would also be interested if the price is right. Could use it on the V10 and also swop over to SWAMBO's V6 when required...
  28. Re: VW Touareg V10, 18 Inch Off-road tyre suggestions

    We use Hankook Dynapro 265-60/18's on the V10 on Cayenne rims. I think that anything bigger will probably rub on the intercooler vents inside the wheel arch.
    My spacer for the rear spare was mad...
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    Re: Water Mist cooling systems

    You can buy nice. compact, 12v systems from Snomaster that work reasonably well.
  30. Left Hand Thread Wheel Nuts for Mitsubishi Jeep.

    My cousins rebuild of his Mitsubishi Jeep in Bulawayo has gone well and the vehicle is now up and running nicely.
    He is currently looking for a set of left hand thread wheel nuts for the wheel studs...
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    Re: Gonarezhou Trip Report

    Thanks for the great report. Was last there 26 years ago for our honeymoon. We are looking at going there again in July and combining it with a trip to Hwange and Nottingham Estates.
    Are there any...
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    Re: Chalets in Paindane

    What is your time frame and how many in your group?
  33. Thread: New touareg

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    Re: New touareg

    I read somewhere in one of the many write ups that the SA versions are around 20kw down on the European versions. No mention of the torque decrease. Don't really understand this as our diesel is...
  34. Re: Touareg Air suspension cylinder head group buy v2.0

    Sorry Marius,
    This slipped my mind completely. Old age can be such a problem......! If you ever plan to order again then please let me know. I'll take at least one, maybe two.
    Many thanks.
  35. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    Does anyone know where in the Randburg/Fourways area that I can buy a litre of Shell Helix Ultra Racing 10w/60 oil to top up my V10 M5? Midas Randburg are of stock, Fourways do not keep it and Shell...
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